2016-2017 Undergraduate Bulletin

LLS 241 Latina/os & the City (was Puerto Rican Latina/o Exp in Urban U.S. Settings)

3 hours 

This course seeks to analyze the sociological, economic, and political experiences of Latina/os in U.S. cities. Its emphasis is the study of legislation, policies and practice with regard Latina/o immigration/migration, settlement and integration. Areas of research and examination are education, welfare, housing, employment, church, political parties, movements, and the legal system.




ENG 101, and sophomore standing or above or permission of the instructor


This course satisfies the Flexible Core: U.S. Experience in its Diversity area of the Gen Ed Program.